Category Archives: Volunteers

Moving Jim, our splendidly mobile polytunnel

Yes, Jim the Polytunnel has moved to winter residence and is now back to it’s original location on the field. Here’s a short video of how we do it. We have to make sure that any crops in between where … Continue reading

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Growing into The Challenge

We have been having great fun working with a team of volunteers from the National Citizen Service (NCS).  They have been learning about what we do here in our fields, fundraising and coming up with some great ideas to promote … Continue reading

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The Compost Loo has Landed

We have our very own toilet facilities at Runfold! Thunderbox kit plus labour equals “Betty’s Temple Garden”.      

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Successful Squash Harvest party

October is the month when Summer produce starts to give way to more Autumnal fare. The bean and pea plants have given of their best, and are close to being consigned to the compost heap. Probably the definitive October crop … Continue reading

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Squash Picking Up Work Party

You are invited to a SQUASH HARVEST DAY with Bonfire and lunch provided. On Sunday 5th October 2014, 10am until 3pm for any amount of time  We need a hand at our Dippenhall site with gathering in the squash harvest … Continue reading

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Spring Planting Day at Runfold

This Saturday 26th, 10am to 4pm Come when you can RSVP if you can but not essential Come and enjoy getting your hands dirty at our Spring Planting Day, including erection of the new polytunnel. Learn to sow seeds; help … Continue reading

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Farnham Town Council

Thank you to Farnham Town Council for the whopping £500  cheque given to us this year.  We have spent it well on new tools and equipment, some of them seen here with a group of our volunteers as the Mayor … Continue reading

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W e l l y Wet

There has been talk of rain interrupting this glorious sunshine that we and all our vegetables have been enjoying.  Please don’t let that put you off volunteering to work in the field as we have a lively selection of w … Continue reading

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FLF Volunteering News – Jan 2013

The official Winter season volunteering start date is Tuesday 15th January (and Thursday.) However, after spying Sarah K busily weeding at Runfold yesterday I would like to let you all know that if the call of the veg patch beckons … Continue reading

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